Here comes China

Published on 2 November 2011 at 16:03


We are very much counting on China

"Only Hu Jintao is missing!"

The G20 agenda

Receive the best of European journalism straight to your inbox every Thursday

-Shoe shining

-Arse licking




-All sorts of flattery

With last week's agreement on the eurozone rescue package thrown into turmoil with the announcement of a referendum in Greece, the Chinese president is eagerly awaited by Europeans as the financial messiah of the G20 summit being held in Cannes, November 3 and 4.

Was this article useful? If so we are delighted! It is freely available because we believe that the right to free and independent information is essential for democracy. But this right is not guaranteed forever, and independence comes at a cost. We need your support in order to continue publishing independent, multilingual news for all Europeans. Discover our membership offers and their exclusive benefits and become a member of our community now!

Are you a news organisation, a business, an association or a foundation? Check out our bespoke editorial and translation services.

Support independent European journalism

European democracy needs independent media. Join our community!

On the same topic